Quick Resources Galore

Compiled as a Public service by Susan Stern
Updated June 2018

ECC Covenants
Elk Creek Crossing Covenants

ECC Covenants – PDF
Renew automatically on January 13, 2019 – January 13, 2029

HOA Amendments

Allowed: underground pool, shed no larger than 5X8X8
Also permitted: flag poles, TV antennas, home-based business

US Post Office – Boystown – Hours
39 S 144TH ST Omaha, NE 68154-5300
Phone 402-445-2884
TTY 877-889-2457

Hold mail form for trip

Trash Resources
City Trash Pick Up Service Problems: 402-444-5238 (24-hr)
Trash help for seniors/people with disabilities: 402-444-5238
Recycling Drop Off Sites
Yard & Trash Info – City of Omaha

What day is garbage picked up?
Collection day info

New Resident Information
New Omaha resident info
New Nebraska resident info

Public Safety Resources
Neb Sex Offender Registry
FBI’s Most Wanted
OPD News Releases

Omaha Police Department
505 South 15th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68102
(402) 444-5600 [main]   Hours 27-7
File non-emergency police report (402) 444-4877 or Online Contact Form
Staffed 6 AM-10:30 PM [M-Sun] – What incidents qualify?

All OPD Forms 
Block Party/Street Closing Permit (402) 444-4978
Other Permits

Crimestoppers:  call 402-444- STOP (7867) [report anonymously]
Crime Stats – Omaha
Link provided on OPD dot gov website

Source: Queried 6/5/2018 – Elk Creek Crossing

Public Safety Govt – Live Audio Feeds
Omaha Police/Douglas County Sheriff – Live Feed [NW, NE, SW, and SE precincts]
Omaha Fire & EMS – Live Feed
Omaha Area NOAA Weather Radio – Live Feed
View More

Codes. What does it Mean?
Omaha Police signals/codes
More OPD codes
Omaha Fire/Medic Codes

Douglas County Sheriff
Law Enforcement Center
3601 N. 156th St., Omaha, NE 68116
(402) 444-6641

Law Enforcement
Nebraska State Patrol [Troop A] – (402) 331-3333
FBI – 402) 493-8688
US Homeland Security – (402) 452-8291

Other Resources
US Social Security Admin: 604 N 109th Ct, Omaha, NE 68154 – (800) 772-1213 – Copy of SS Card
US Citizen & Immigration Services:  1717 Avenue H E, Omaha, NE 68110 – (402) 633-4000
Copies of Birth or Death Certificates

City of Omaha ordinances [Laws] →Search
Nebraska Statutes [Laws] →Search
Douglas County Clerk 
US District Court Nebraska →Omaha
Eighth Circuit – US District Court of Appeals →Info

Property Tax Lookup  →Search (402) 444-7082
Register of Deeds
Homestead ExemptionBrochure

→DMV – Pay online
Dept of Motor Vehicles + Douglas County Treasurer
2910 N 108th St  [108th & Maple]
Omaha, NE 68164
(402) 595-3106  M-F, 8-4

Citizen Complaints to Omaha Mayor
Hotline: 402-444-5555 or email
Mayor’s Website
Mayor’s Executive Orders
City of Omaha Job →Openings  More

City Council [Omaha]
(402) 444-5550
City Council meetings →recorded
Council →Agendas  →Bids

→City of Omaha

City of Omaha – Public Records Requests
City of Omaha Clerk
(402) 444-5550 or email
Notes: 4-day response time, copies emailed [free] according to City.
Hard copy fees: $.25 per page | $.75 additional for certified copy

Douglas County 
Protest Home Property Valuation

Douglas County – Elections
Online Registration Image
Request absentee ballot
Where’s my polling place? Search
Register to Vote
Voters w disabilities
Become a Poll Worker

Political Signs Law
Election laws
Election deadlines
Candidate Info
Buy voter info
Election Results
Recount info
District Maps

National Weather Service Valley → Live

Douglas County Emergency Management Agency
Real Time Feed – Emergencies Worldwide
Emergencies & Disaster Communication 
NEMA – Nebraska Emergency Management Agency
FEMA – Federal Emergency Management Agency
Douglas County 911 
Family Emergency Prep Kit

Neb. Humane Society

Community News, Events, Classifies
Nextdoor →Sign Up

Travel Advisories
US State Dept → Overseas Travel Alerts
TSA – Airplane travel carry-on/checked bag restrictions & info
Epply Airfield Omaha General:  402-661-8017
24/7 Communications Center  402-661-8100
Flight information
What Can I Bring on Airplane? TSA Regulations

Douglas County Health Dept
Report food sickness online form
Overall Disease stats – 2009-2018 – County
STD Stats – 2016 – County

Douglas County Health Dept.
STD Testing/Treatment Clinic – low cost.
FREE Immunization Clinic – M-F.  402-444-6163

Douglas County Health Dept [Midtown] – Clinic location
1111 South 41st Street, Ste 210
Omaha, NE 68105

CDC – Influenza. Current. Type & Global

Traffic Info
City of Omaha Road Construction – Info

Nebraska Roads Under Construction 
Nebraska Dept. Of Transportation – Traffic Cam Still Shots

Nebraska’s US District 2 – Elk Creek Crossing 

Public domain. Source: US Dept. of Interior


The United States is divided into 435 congressional districts, each district contains about 710,000 individuals. States with more people have more representatives. Nebraska has three [3] US congressmen, each serve a two-year term. US representatives are called congressmen or congresswomen.

Nebraska’s representatives are:

Jeff Fortenberry
1st District
Jeff Fortenberry
Since Jan 4, 2005
Don Bacon
2nd District – Serves Elk Creek Crossing
Don Bacon
Adrian Smith
3rd District
Adrian Smith
Since Jan 4, 2007


Each state elects two senators for staggered 6-year terms. Senators represent the entire state. Nebraska’s senators are:

Deb Fischer
Senior Senator

Deb Fischer

Since Jan 3, 2013
Next Election in 2018
Benjamin Sasse
Junior Senator
Benjamin Sasse
Since Jan 6, 2015
Next Election in 2020

Papio-Missouri River Resources District
Flanagan Lake aka Dam Site 15A – 168th & Fort – Flood Control/Public recreation
Bike, Walk, Inline Skate Trails, Boating & Fishing

History of Papio-Creek Watershed flooding

Miscellaneous Live Cams
Falcon Cam – Atop WoodmenLife Tower

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